Continuous Professional Development [CPD] training

On Friday, June 26, 2020, Ritz Attorneys at Law held an in-house Continuous Professional Development [CPD] training for all its Partners, Associates, and Interns at Amaryllis Hotel in Blantyre, Malawi. This is in recognition, realization, and furtherance of the firm’s policy and vision of delivering timely and accurate legal representation to it’s valued clients. The

TAX MEASURES FOR THE 2020/21 MALAWI NATIONAL BUDGET DELIVERED ON JUNE 12, 2020

Background On June 12, 2020, the Minister of Finance delivered the budget statement for the 2020/21 fiscal year in Parliament.  From page 48 of the budget statement, the Minister charted the tax policy measures for the 2020/2021. This followed consultations from various stakeholders during the pre-budget consultations. This commentary outlines the tax policy measures proposed

THE MINING LICENCING REGIME IN MALAWI

by Ahmed Mussa IntroductionMalawi is a landlocked southeastern African country bordering Tanzania, Mozambique, and Zambia. Malawi is endowed with minerals such as gemstones, coal, uranium, niobium, titanium among others. Malawi has a low dependency on minerals which contributed only 1% to the Growth Domestic Product (GDP) in 2007. However, the Malawian government strives to create

Overview of the Legal and Institutional Framework on Mergers and Acquisitions in Malawi

By John Chisomo Kalampa Introduction Living organisms go through a series of changes across their life cycle.  From conception, humans develop into a fetus, then a newborn baby, all the way to an adult until they eventually die. Businesses are much the same way. They also have a life cycle. From their launch or inception,

Ritz Attorneys Corporate Profile

Ritz Attorneys at Law started in 2013 as a Malawian law firm providing world class legal services. Since inception, we have been at the forefront of the legal market in Malawi striving to deliver the best legal services possible. Our aim is to deliver high quality service in a manner that is both efficient and